- India and United States have formed an alliance “USAID-India End TB Alliance” to jointly fight tuberculosis. India is committed to achieve TB free India by which year? 20232025202020302050Option B
India has planned to completely eliminate TB by 2025.
- Which state has launched Universal Pension scheme in October 2018?HaryanaAndhra PradeshAssamUttar PradeshGujaratOption C
- The indigenously developed missile Astra was successfully test fired by Indian Air Force recently. It is a_________ type of missileAir-to-AirSurface-to-AirAir-to-SurfaceSurface-to-SurfaceBoth A & DOption A
Astra is Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile (BVRAAM)
- Who is the head of the 8 member Lokpal Search Committee to recommend the chairperson and members of the Lokpal?A. Surya PrakashArundhati BhattacharyaA. Surya PrakashRanjana Prakash DesaiSakha Ram Singh YadavOption D
- Name the celebrity who was honoured with Icons of Indian Cinema award at Jagran Film Festival 2018Naseeruddin ShahAnupam KherPankaj KapoorShabana AzmiParesh RawalOption C
- The 8th edition of the Asian Yoga Sports Championship was held in which city?New DelhiThiruvananthapuramGurugramLucknowHyderabadOption B
- India’s 1st Corn Festival was held in which state?Uttar PradeshBiharHaryanaPunjabMadhya PradeshOption E
The first corn festival of the country was held in Chhindwara, Madhya Pradesh.
- Which team has won the Asia Cup 2018?IndiaBangladeshPakistanSri LankaAfghanistanOption A
India were the defending champions after beating Bangladesh by three wickets in the final.
- What was the theme of the World Maritime Day 2018?Sustainable Development: IMO’s contribution beyond Rio+20Shipping: indispensable to the world.Connecting Ships, Ports and PeopleIMO 70: Our Heritage – Better Shipping for a Better FutureIMO: One hundred years after the TitanicOption D
Theme: “IMO 70: Our Heritage – Better Shipping for a Better Future”.
- Which Indian bank has collaborated with the BSE and PTC India limited to form India’s third electricity exchange?State Bank of IndiaICICI BankHDFC BankBank of BarodaKotak Mahindra BankOption B
BSE, PTC India Ltd and ICICI Bank have come together to form India’s third electricity exchange. India has two operating power exchanges—Power Exchange of India (PXIL) and India Energy Exchange (IEX).